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· January, 2012

Stories about Caribbean from January, 2012

Caribbean: TEDx Shows “Ideas Worth Spreading”

“Ideas worth spreading.” With this simple slogan,, which began in 1984 as an annual conference devoted to technology, entertainment and design, has infiltrated the Internet and empowered people in...

Cuba, Barbados: Power of the Hunger Strike

Puerto Rico: Vigilance over SOPA & PIPA

Trinidad & Tobago: Sympathy for Manning

Bermuda: Re-Registering to Vote

Guyana: Kissoon Firing as “Rodney Redux”

Cuba: “Bad” Reporting on Hunger Striker's Death

Haiti: Haitians at Tuskegee

Haiti: More Cases of UN Sexual Assault

Trinidad & Tobago: Manning Has Stroke

Jamaica: Bogle, Rastas & Dons

Guyana: “Controversial” Kissoon

Cuba: More on Wilman Villar Mendoza

Cuba: “Intolerance for Dissent”

Haiti: Leadership Triangle

Cuba: The Loss of a Decent Man

Barbados: Excuses for Crime?

Cuba: Bloggers React to Death of Hunger Striker

It has been a sad day for the Cuban blogosphere, as netizens received news of the death of political prisoner Wilman Villar Mendoza, who has been on a hunger strike...

Puerto Rico: Levels of Crime?

Puerto Rico: Economic Reality

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